2 - Ryan Diggins
Ryan Diggins
Birth Date: 08/27/1984
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Niwot, Colo.
High School: Niwot
Position: QB
2005: Started Butler's final two games and played in five contests...named Butler's Scout Team Player of the Week following the Jacksonville game...tabbed Butler's Offensive Player of the Week after the Dayton game...passed for 199 yards against Dayton...completed 28 of 40 passes for a career-high 306 yards and three touchdowns against Missouri-Rolla...2004: Did not see varsity action...2003: Saw action in two varsity games...given first collegiate start against Dayton...passed for a season-high 75 yards (10-19) against the Flyers...first freshman to get a start at quarterback since 1998...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll...Personal: Marketing major...born 8/27/84...son of Vance and Jane Diggins...High School: Two-year all-conference quarterback at Niwot High School...passed for 3,921 yards and 36 touchdowns in three seasons...two-year team captain...named team's Offensive MVP as a senior...set school records for most passing yards in a career, most touchdown passes in a career, most pass completions in a career (213), most passing yards in a season (1,782 in 2001) and most touchdown passes in a season (16 in 2002)...helped lead high school team to the state playoffs in 2001 and 2002...three-year varsity letterwinner...High School Coach: Ron Tesone.